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Mother's vehicle runs over, kills 10-month-old boy A mother drove over her 10-month-old son as she started to drive away from her home on Friday evening.   An emergency medical squad took Bentley Weber to the hospital here but doctors could not save him.   The accident happened about 7 p.m.  at the family's home at 344 Lee St. According to a police report, Bentley's father, Jacob Weber, said he had been checking the fluids ...

CoxHealth hopes to reduce shaking injuries to newborns with doll program CoxHealth is teaming up with The Children's Miracle Network to improve newborn safety in the Ozarks.  CoxHealth hopes, by adding more learning tools, it can teach new moms and dads how to properly hold their baby and prevent injuries.  That's why parents of babies in the neonatal intensive care unit will have access to a shaken baby demonstration before taking their newborns home. CoxHealth has had ...

New season brings new allergies As the leaves on trees start to change colors, you might notice a change in your health. “In the fall you typically see a whole lot more weeds, ragweed is a common one and that happens in the late summer and early fall,” said Dr. Chris Spinelli, a pediatrician at Ozarks Community Hospital. That causes problems for those suffering from seasonal allergies. “I get very congested, my eyes ...

Video: Dry air and cool temperatures to end summer Highs will reach the low and mid 70s today under full sunshine. ...

KY3's Maria Neider reports from area of Philippines served by Springfield's Convoy of Hope KY3's Maria Neider and photojournalist Tom Schultheis shows us how families are surviving with almost nothing in a poor area of the country. ...

Missouri judge will hear same-sex marriage ban challenge The legal fight over state recognition of same-sex marriages makes its way into a Missouri courtroom this week. The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri will present oral arguments on Thursday on behalf of 10 same-sex couples who were married in other states but now live in Missouri. The case will be heard in Jackson County Circuit Court in Kansas City. Missouri voters approved Amendment 2 in ...

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Dozens flock to new Liberia Ebola treatment center
A baby pig sleeps in front of an ambulance used at the Connaught Hospital as part of their Ebola virus fleet, during a three-day lockdown to prevent the spread on the Ebola virus in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Volunteers going door to door during a three-day lockdown intended to combat Ebola in Sierra Leone say some residents are growing increasingly frustrated and complaining about food shortages. (AP Photo/ Michael Duff)MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's largest Ebola treatment center is already handling 112 patients, a day after it opened, though not all of are confirmed to have the dreaded disease.

SPIN METER: Those changing health law numbers
FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, Medicaid Administrator Marilyn Tavenner testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Scrambled statistics are becoming part of the growing pains for President Barack Obama’s health care law. The administration has had to revise and refine some initial enrollment numbers after they turned out to be too optimistic. At other times, less-favorable metrics leaked out after officials claimed not to have such data. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Scrambled statistics are part of the growing pains for President Barack Obama's health care law.

Clinton: 2014 races a chance 'to shape our future'
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is welcomed to the stage by her husband, former U.S. President Bill Clinton, at the Clinton Global Initiative, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014 in New York. The session is called "Reimagining Impact." (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says the upcoming fall election is "an opportunity to shape our future" in a new fundraising pitch on behalf of House Democrats.

Retailer Tesco suspends executives after profit error
Following preliminary investigations into its UK food business, Tesco said it believes that guidance regarding group profits for the six months to August 23 "was overstated by an estimated £250 million"London (AFP) - The new head of Britain's biggest retailer Tesco has suspended four senior executives and launched an independent investigation after the troubled supermarket revealed Monday it had massively overestimated profits.

Man seen with missing UVa student being sought
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A man authorities believe is the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared is being sought on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving.